On Saturday, December 25, 2021, The Official Facebook handle Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama (Ramayana – Rama Ouji Densetsu) declared that this iconic movie of 1992 is all set to bring back a remastered 4K version in 2022.
Description of the Movie:
The license holder Company of the film, TEM Co. Ltd. has established a dedicated website and launched new social media handles for the movie and are taking into consideration the requests for broadcasting and streaming rights. The description of the movie, as on the website is-
“In Ayodhya, the royal palace of Kosala kingdom in ancient India, four princes were born to three queens, each of whom grew to great stature. After being banished from the palace for fourteen years due to court intrigue, Prince Rama retreated to the forest with his beautiful wife Sita. Then, Rama, who had vanquished the demons of the forest, invites the wrath of the demon king Ravana, and his wife Sita is kidnapped. Rama goes to rescue Sita with the help of the monkey army. But while fighting the powerful Ravana army, his brother Lakshmana is seriously wounded. At this time, Hanuman, the general of the monkey army, flew to the Himalayas and carried a mountain of medicinal herbs that healed his wounds, saving his life. Eventually, Rama’s army defeated Ravana’s army using the “Heavenly Weapons” and returned to Ayodhya in triumph.”
An official trailer has also been released. Have a look-
Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama Release Date:
The all-new 4K version of the film is scheduled to release in the 70th anniversary year of India-Japan diplomatic relations.
This anime film first premiered on the 40th anniversary of India-Japan diplomatic relations’ that is in 1992. It was aired on Cartoon Network in years that followed, on Indian television.
India and Japan established diplomatic relations on 28th April 1952.
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Directors, Staff, And Cast:
Let us now look at the directors and main staff and the Cast behind this masterpiece!
Kouichi Sasaki and
Music Director : Vanraj Bhatia
Coordinator: Prem Motwani Animation Director: Kazuyuki Kobayashi
Art Director : Hajime Matsuoka
Director of Audiography: Masashi Aoki
Rama: Nikhil Kapoor
Sita: Raell Padamsee
Ravana: Uday Mathan
Lakshman: Mishal Verma
Hanuman: Noel Godin
As per the description on the website, the movie will have a Run time of 135 min.
The website also shows a total of 18 episodes lined up, starting from 1. Title and going up to 18. Happy Ending, having in between all the episodes covering up the valor and the legendary tale.
Where Can You Watch Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama
You can watch the remastered version of the movie in theatres, on DVD and Blu-ray Disc, on OTT platforms, and on television from 2022.
It wouldn’t be wrong to say that, India, the largest democracy in the world, and Japan, the richest democracy in Asia are Total-Match partners of the 21st century. The magnificent comeback of this iconic Ramayan-based film is, indeed, an applaudable move to enhance and strengthen the international relations between this duo!